Minimum age: 17
Experience: 2 years including night pilotage. As a guide; 30 days, 2 days as skipper, 800 miles, 12 night hours. If you hold the RYA Advanced Powerboat Course Completion Certificate the experience is reduced to 20 days, 2 days as skipper, 400 miles, 12 night hours. Background knowledge to the level of RYA Yachtmaster Theory.
1 candidate: 4-5 hours
2 candidates: 5-6 hours
3 candidates: 6-7 hours
Personal kit required:
The vessel will need to be seaworthy and capable of a minimum of 12 knots; it will need to be equipped with the following:
Additionally; if not on the boat, you will need to bring:
Exam fees: £185-00pp (2018)
Advanced Exam fees are payable directly to the RYA.
This fee is payable regardless of whether you are using your own boat or hiring ours.
Ribeye w/Yamaha Outboard (Poole, Dorset)
Fees will be calculated according to the number attending the exam. Maximum cost for hire will be £210-00
Hire fees includes:
If applying for commercial endorsement: